Tainted milk scandal impacts over three dozen countries
Contaminated milk products have killed four in China and are leaking into other countries.
Posted: October 20, 2008 17:23
Week in review: Markets, Iran and China
Carla Robbins of The New York Times and Richard Haass of the Council on Foreign Relations review world markets, U.S. interests in Iran and land reforms in China.
Posted: October 17, 2008 16:37
Vineyards and chateaus age in China
A Worldfocus contributing blogger examines the rapidly growing Chinese wine industry.
Posted: October 17, 2008 16:29
Unemployment claims reach historic highs
As the U.S. deals with the fallout of the financial crisis, unemployment claims have reached historic highs. But citizens around the world are increasingly finding themselves out of a job.
Posted: October 17, 2008 12:58
Twenty-first century Africa: China, tech and upward mobility
Worldfocus correspondent Martin Seemungal and producer Yuval Lion report from Kenya and Tanzania on China's influence on the continent, Africa's technological advances and Kenya's middle-class.
Posted: October 16, 2008 13:24
Blogwatch / Audio
China allows peasants to trade and rent land
Land reforms in China may transform the country's agriculture sector and alleviate rural poverty.
Posted: October 15, 2008 15:44
Where in the world is Hugo Chavez?
Follow Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez as he travels the world.
Explore his growing international interests and ties to foreign nations.
Posted: October 14, 2008 17:31
China positions itself to emerge financially sound
George Ugeux comments on reports that China may take a more prominent role in the world economy's emergence from the financial crisis.
Posted: October 14, 2008 17:24
China strengthens trading ties in Africa
Within a couple of years, China is expected to surpass the U.S. as Africa's primary trading partner, with a projected trading relationship worth $100 billion a year.
Posted: October 13, 2008 23:29
Chinese investment in Africa soars
The debate on China's expanding investments and interests in Africa falls somewhere between paranoia and praise.
Posted: October 13, 2008 08:27